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Introduction: Major Themes in American Religious History

Paul Harvey and Edward J. Blum

in The Columbia Guide to Religion in American History

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231140201
eISBN:
9780231530781
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231140201.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This book explores the tension, conflict, and creativity in America's rich religious history from the colonial era to the present. It consists of twenty chapters, written by top scholars in their ... More


How and Why the West Has Lost Confidence in Its Foundational Political Principles

Thomas L. Pangle

in Religion, the Enlightenment, and the New Global Order

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231150071
eISBN:
9780231526623
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231150071.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter looks into how the Western world has forgotten the Christian tradition of natural law which forms the basis of current law systems. Today, very few remain aware of the profound arguments ... More


Concluding Thoughts

John M. Owen and J. Judd Owen

in Religion, the Enlightenment, and the New Global Order

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231150071
eISBN:
9780231526623
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231150071.003.0011
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This concluding chapter synthesizes the topics discussed in the previous chapters and considers some issues which center on how a religion may become more tolerant while remaining true to itself. It ... More


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